Your child’s Pre-operative Nursing Consult will take place in The Stollery Pre-Admission Clinic (PAC) located in 1C3.
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From the East Public Parkade, cross the pedway, pass the Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute information desk. Continue straight down the hall until the t-intersection (blue wall).Turn right and head into the main area of the University of Alberta Hospital. Look for the spiral staircase or the glass elevators to take you to Level 1. Look for the Rexall Pharmacy. Continue towards the glass exit doors to 114 Street. The Stollery Pre- Admission Clinic will be on your left.
From the Health Sciences/Jubilee LRT station (LRT ETS Info), enter the 114 street entrance, with the Stollery bear located above the door. The Stollery Pre-Admission Clinic is on your immediate right.
From the Public Underground Parking, take the elevators to Level 1. Unit 1C3 – Stollery Pre-Admission Clinic is located in the south-west section on Level 1 near the Rexall Pharmacy.
From the hospital entrances on 112th Street, you will enter on Level 1. Unit 1C3 – Stollery Pre-Admission Clinic is located in the south-west section on Level 1 near the Rexall Pharmacy.
Patients and families that require language interpretation will benefit from attending this consult. A nurse will meet with you and your child to discuss the best way to prepare your child for surgery. You may be asked questions about your child’s health and be provided with information about what to expect during your child’s hospital stay.
Any questions or concerns about your child’s hospital stay will be answered. The nurse will also make sure that if there are any tests that your child’s surgeon has requested, are done before the day of surgery. For more health information, go to MyHealth.Alberta.ca.
Easing Your Child's Fears
If your child is very anxious about surgery, your nurse may also refer you to the Stollery Child Life Program or arrange for a Child Life Specialist to meet with you and your child during this appointment.